Lindt Unveils World’s Largest Chocolate Fountain

Bella Breakdown Lindt may have made headlines in August for a factory malfunction that infused the factory’s cocoa powder in the air with snow, causing a town in Switzerland to be covered in chocolate snow. Now the world-renowned chocolate company has opened the doors to the world’s largest chocolate museum by breaking the record for the world’s largest chocolate fountain. The Lindt Home of Chocolate museum in Zurich celebrates the grade opening on Sept. 13 and unveiled the world’s largest chocolate fountain over 30-feet tall. The fountain depicts the iconic Lindt logo with a giant golden whisk pouring a...

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Affordable Vacation Destinations In The U.S.

Bella Breakdown Everyone loves a vacation but hate to break the bank just to have a fun time away from home and work. There are a couple of places in the U.S. that are fun and affordable for thrifty travelers. St. Augustine, Florida St. Augustine was founded in 1565 and is the oldest city in the continental U.S. that train tycoon Henry Flager made famous. This area offers a lot of kid-friendly attractions with affordable hotel options by the water for a fun beach vacation. Denver, Colorado Denver is an affordable travel destination offering quality accommodations for the good...

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Medieval ‘Wine Windows’ Make A Comeback

Bella Breakdown “Social distancing” may be the year’s catchphrase, but the idea behind it dates back to the 1600s. After the Plague swept through Florence in 1634, a man named Francesco Rondinelli wrote about the ways the city was coping with being distant—one way was the tiny wine windows. The tiny wine window allowed merchants to pass vino through a small hole in the wall to avoid direct contact with clients. Fast forward to 2015, three individuals launched Associazione Buchette del Vino—also known as, the Wine Windows Association. The idea was to catalog the historical phenomenon for future generations....

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London Offers Unique Ride-Sharing Service With Uber Boat

Bella Breakdown London offers a wide variety of public transport including the tube, buses, ride-sharing services, and now Uber Boat. This new ferry service integration is the latest marketing program for Uber and offers a unique way to get around the city of London. Rather than a ride-sharing service, this new program is actually a ferry integration program partnered with Uber. Uber Boat is made possible through the partnership with the city of London’s commuter ferry service, Thames Clippers, to help rebrand the Thames Clippers ferries to give travelers a unique option for public transportation. The program utilizes the...

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Top 5 Destinations For Treehouse Tourism

Bella Breakdown Traveling the world allows you to see amazing new places but it can be a bit boring staying at another hotel. You can fulfill your childhood fantasy of living in a treehouse with these treehouse destinations from all around the world with some locations featuring more than one treehouse. The Monbazillac Treehouse This treehouse is more like a quaint cottage in a tree located in Aquitaine, France at the Chateaux dan les Arbres that you can rent on Airbnb. This treehouse is made for romantic getaways featuring a wraparound terrace with a hot tub on the deck....

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